The state-of-the-art Aisys Carestation anesthesia delivery system from GE Healthcare is a demonstration of sophisticated technology in a versatile device.
PEM Type PF50/60 self-clinching access hardware incorporates a captive screw in a spring-loaded assembly to keep parts to a minimum and prevent screws from falling out and damaging internal components.
No. 962 is a 500°F, electrically-heated, Class 100 cleanroom cabinet oven, currently used for pass-through depyrogenation of glassware. Workspace dimensions measure 24 in. W x 36 in. D x 27 in. H.
The ProcessMate 6500 temperature control system eliminates temperature fluctuations in assembly fluids that can cause variations in shot size, viscosity, and pot life when dispensing solder pastes, thermal-cure epoxies, and other temperature-sensitive materials.
The Videojet 1310 ink jet printer is available in North America with a simpler user interface, similar to the popular Videojet Excel ink jet printer.
The Model RS linear drive offers a wider range of linear pitch settings for improved versatility and functionality in meeting linear motion application requirements. The change to linear pitch requires no re-gearing or adjustment to motor speed.
Galileo EZ is an affordable, compact manual vision system featuring live video camera feed and automatic edge detection via the new Metronics QC300 digital readout, high quality optics, and more.
Developed specifically for professionals in a variety of markets including the biotechnology and medical device manufacturing industries, the Suprel LS controlled environment apparel line delivers a unique combination of comfort, breathability, protection, and value.
Closely monitored project management is essential to the success of clean room manufacturing. This
The Project: Test the mechanical strength of drug-eluting, polymer fiber stents to determine their ability to be utilized in specific applications. The Solution: Use benchtop tensile testing technology to verify the strength of the flexible stents.
As more portable electronic medical devices are introduced to monitor and treat patients, manufacturers are seeking technologies with which to reduce the complexity involved in the design of the finished product.
Reticulated polyurethane foam handles a wide range of medical and healthcare tasks with ease in devices ranging from blood oxygenators, transdermal patches, and EKG pads to pre-op sponges, surgical drapes, and neck braces.
The Project: Verify that geometry and surface texture of the housing for a heart pump will facilitate smooth functioning while not adversely affecting blood. The Solution: Use extremely accurate instrumentation to measure form and surface to ensure they are compliant with specifications.
Guidelines that aid medical device manufacturers in the regulatory approval process are welcomed resources for engineers. The third edition of the IEC 60601-1 integrates risk management into the previously accepted safety standards for medical electrical equipment.
There have been a number of changes in the last decade, which have raised questions as to how manufacturers should design cleaning and sterilization validation in order to be in compliance with new standards.